Laboratory: Genomics
Test Name:
SPINOCEREBELLAR ATAXIA TYPES 1,2,3,6,7,8 - SCA1,SCA2,SCA3,SCA6,SCA7,SCA8 GENES - (B)
Test Code: MD
Clinical Information:
Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:
Blood: 8.0 mL

Specimen must be kept at room temperature.

Note that extracted DNA samples can only be accepted from accredited laboratories.
Referral:
Requisition:
Reference Values:
An interpretive report will be sent.
Availability:
Within 12 Weeks
See Also:
More Information:
Do NOT centrifuge.  Specimen is forwarded to Health Sciences Centre - MS5 for analysis.  Store and ship specimens at room temperature.  Specimens sent for Molecular tests are not to be used for other tests (ie. CBC).